Discover the most impressive castles of Messinia and relax in their peaceful environment. Visit Methoni and Pylos in only a few hours and feel like pirate of the past!
Welcome to Messinia, the place which combines the past and present in the most harmonic way.
This is the place that Pausanias called “Delightful land; land of hospitality, fruit, and light. The monuments, α unique mosaic of the areas long history and witnesses of its long history, stand proud and charismatic over a story of 4,500 years.
During this unique half day tour we explore and wander around the antiquities that make up its glorious past and we get to know the famous castles of Methoni and Pilos.
The region of Messinia, in the south-western tip of mainland Greece, embodies the most symbolic chapters of Greek history. The monuments, α unique mosaic of the areas long history and witnesses of its long history, stand proud and charismatic over a story of 4,500 years.
During this half day tour we visit the picturesque coastal Methoni. The place offers a great pleasure for visitors who love exploring historic places and building while its impressive, very well preserved, castle of Methoni reminds to the visitors the long history of that small town.
Our final stop is Pilos, one of the most attractive coasts in Greece. We visit the big square near the port which is the heart of the town and we admire its monuments that remind to the visitors the battle of Navarino in 1827.
The castles of Methoni and Pylos
Step back on a history tour
Free Wifi on board
Expert English speaking tour leader
Transport by luxurious – private vehicle
Free WiFi on board
Pick up drop off from your hotel in Kalamata
Professional and licensed guide (upon request with extra charge)
Entrance fees to the archaeological site and museum
Meeting point for the Methoni and Pylos day tour:
Pick up from your hotel in Kalamata or a specified spot
Weather will not affect the operation of the tour. However if canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking
A maximum of 8 people per booking
A moderate amount of walking is involved
The language of the tour is Greek and English. Other languages can be provided on request